Head of international Product Solutions, Envision Energy, Germany
Daniel Luecht has studied and worked in London, Munich, Los- Angeles, South England and Denmark before returning to Hamburg to build up International Product & Wind-IoT Solutions within Envision Energy. He has studied automotive engineering and -management at the University of Applied Sciences, Hamburg and University of Hertfordshire, UK where he finished the Masters programme with distinction in 2004 and proceeded to work in a fast and professional environment, assuring advanced technology and customers delight on luxury super cars within BMW and Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. Passionate about solving the challenges for a sustainable future, the move into the wind industry was a natural fit. Applying automotive industry knowledge within the wind pioneer Nordex Energy has helped growing the business and kick-started his management career. Combining the position as a Senior Project Manager and Chief Engineer for new product development has changed the way Nordex approached customer centric product development with the first of a kind new product – the first low-wind turbine N117/2400 which became a major success. Daniel had been employed at Nordex for almost 7 years, serving the last 3 years as the Vice President Product Development before heading for a new endeavour. In 2015 he relocated to Denmark to take over as the Head of Global Onshore Product Lifecycle Management and Global Engineering in Siemens Wind Power. Product Lifecycle Management, Global Engineering and application- and tool development as one team improved the way Siemens approached portfolio- and LCOE optimization for their worldwide customers base. Global Engineering integrated siting, loads, certification and the development of customer specific towers to enhance conventional portfolio management. Advanced application- and tool development with hubs in India, Germany, USA and Denmark turned products into flexible solutions. In his previous positions at BMW, Nordex and Siemens he was provided with the possibility to enhance his management skills by joining various executive development programmes, specifically designed to prepare leaders for future challenges in a rapidly changing global workplace. Since 2017 Daniels’ focus has even more moved towards software related optimization and Wind-IoT to enhance wind turbine technologies integration into sustainable energy solutions – Envision Energy's core strength!